Please click on the link below to see the variety of After School Clubs available this term.
Please click on link below for more information.
School and Nursery will be closed on Monday 4 May for the May Day Holiday. School and Nursery will also be closed on Thursday 7th May as the school is being used as a polling station for the General Election.
Please see below a link for information on the workshops on Wednesday evenings in Barrhead High from 13 May to 3 June 2015 from 7-9pm. Workshops will be available for pre-school, primary and secondary aged children. In addition there will be a group targeted towards families with issues related to autism or Asperger’s and a group for Dads and male carers.
Unfortunately the Cyber Safety Parent Workshops, due to take place this evening during Parent’s Evening ,have been cancelled due to illness. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. Parents Evening taking place as planned.Thank you.
There will be two workshops at Parent’s Evening on 1 April. The first one is from 5.30PM-6PM and the second one from 7.30pm-8pm. PC McDowall will be running the workshops. A copy of the letter with more information is in the link below. Please let he school office know if you are able to attend either of the workshops.
School and nursery will close early at 2.30PM on Thursday 2 April for the Spring break and will reopen again on Monday 20 April.
Miss McColgan has been able to use Twitter, when the internet is available, to add updates from Dounans where the children are having a great time.
Please see link below regarding changes to breakfast club charges from 20 April 2015.
We would like to remind all parents and carers that our Book Fair is available ever day after school from 3.00pm – 3.30pm.
See link below for further information on workshops in East Renfrewshire.
Friday 6th March is World Book Day. Pupils should come to school dressed as their favourite book character that day. Pupils will be given a competition to take part in this Friday and prizes will be given out at the World Book Day assembly on Friday 6th March.
Our annual Book Fayre will begin on Monday 9th March. The book stalls will be open during the day and after school for pupils to buy books. Each year we are able to pick a large number of books for classes and the school library from the commission made.
We would like to thank you in advance for your support with this.
Our Eco Committee have organised a Rag Bag collection. Yesterday the distributed bags to the pupils. If you have clothing, shoes, handbags or other items you wish to recycle, please fill the bags and return to the school office. Rag Bag is a textile recycling company and we recieve funds for the school for each bag that is returned.
Thank you for your support.
Please use the link below to access information about a new afterschool club starting in school soon.
Mrs Baxter will be attending our assembly before the end of term to issue awards to pupils who have been selected by coaches, teachers and volunteers to receive the award. Pupils have been chosen due to their excellent sportsmanship, determination and respect for others and the leaders whilst at the clubs. Awards will be issued to pupils who have also excelled in the sport/ activity.
Tri-Athlon event- Wednesday 25th February 2015.
Around 25 Pupils have been attending every week a Tri-athlon club at Woodfarm high. They have been training hard and have been getting fitter every week. Over the past 5 weeks they have been training towards a mini Tri-athlon event which will be held in Woodfarm High on Wednesday 25th February 4-5pm. Medals will be given out to 1st,2nd and 3rd places.
New Primary Table Tennis Club: P5-P7
Mrs Baxter has organised a new Table Tennis club for all pupils in Primary 5-7. The club is part of Woodfarm’s legacy of the Commonwealth Games which aims to encourage our pupils to participate in sport in turn leading a healthier lifestyle. The club will run on Monday’s at Woodfarm High School from 4.45pm-5.45pm. Mr Merriman a P.E teacher from Woodfarm will lead the club. Table Tennis is extremely popular in Woodfarm with many pupils attending the after school club and playing in tournaments. We are sure our primary pupils will enjoy the experience.
A fencing opportunity for P4-P7 pupils.
Please use link below for more information.